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Teen in Australia killed by shark

  • A teenager named Zach Young died after being attacked by a shark in Australia today. This was the second deadly attack this month and reports suggest that the 19-year-old was body boarding with his three friends at Riecks point when he got bit on the legs. 

    Young suffered injuries to his legs as well as a cardiac arrest. He was brought back to the beach and paramedics attempted to resuscitate him in vain.

    There were no immediate details available on the type of shark involved int he attack. 

    Beaches in the region remained closed for the next 24 hours. 

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